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Echium pininana 'Snow Tower' (giant vipers bugloss 'Snow Tower syn Echium pininana alba' Snow Tower '.


A triennial plant that in its first and second year forms a rosette to 60cm across, composed of rough, lance-shaped leaves. In its third summer it throws up a huge (3m) flower spike, densely packed with thousands of small white flowers; these are irrisistible to bees


Supplied in a 11cm pot, at a height of 30 - 40cm ready to grow on in the ground, now in their second year.

Echium pininana 'Snow Tower'

Currently Propagating from collection
  • Plant out as small plants in a well-drained sheltered spot, or a large container that may be taken in during the winter in severe frost. 

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